Multicenter validation of a new quality of life measure in pediatric lupus Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Health Status Indicators
  • Lupus Erythematosus, Systemic
  • Quality of Life

abstract

  • SMILEY is a brief, easily understood, valid, and reliable pediatric SLE-specific QOL scale. Because SMILEY assesses children's self-perception of QOL as impacted by SLE, we predict that it will have great utility in clinical practice, clinical trials, and outcomes research.

publication date

  • October 15, 2007

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1002/art.22988

PubMed ID

  • 17907234

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1165

end page

  • 73

volume

  • 57

number

  • 7